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Science Department

Science Supervisor

Jennifer Gonyea

Phone:
(518) 439-4921

Teaching Staff Directories 

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Ask a Scientist

The Ask a Scientist/Engineer feature is a program sponsored by the Bethlehem Science Department and by scientists who help serve our community. How it works: Forward your science questions to the scientists at the e-mail address provided. Please report dead links, or problems with the site to Department Supervisor Jennifer Gonyea.

 

Biology

 

Picture of Dr. DerbyshireDr. Keith M. Derbyshire, Biologist

keith.derbyshire@wadsworth.org

Areas of research interest include infectious diseases, molecular biology, and tuberculosis. He is based out of Albany's Wadsworth Center.

Link to his Research Page  

 

 

Picture of James DiasDr. James A. Dias, Biologist

dias@wadsworth.org

Areas of research interest include endocrinology and immunology. He is based out of Albany's Wadsworth Center.

LINK TO HIS RESEARCH PAGE  

 

Picture of Dr. MorseDr. Randall Morse, Biologist

morse@wadsworth.org

Areas of research interest include Developmental Genetics and Bioinformatics, He is based out of Albany's Wadsworth Center.

 LINK TO HIS RESEARCH PAGE

 

Picture of Dr. RamsinghDr. Arlene Ramsingh, Biologist

ramsingh@wadsworth.org 

Areas of research interest include Viruses, and she is currently working with the Coxsackievirus. She is based out of Albany's Wadsworth Center.

LINK TO HER RESEARCH PAGE

 

Picture of Dr. WolfgangDr. William Wolfgang, Biologist

wwolfgan@wadsworth.org

Research Scientist, Wadsworth Center, Mammalian Genomics; Assistant Adjunct Professor, School of Public Health, Biomedical Sciences.

LINK TO HIS RESEARCH PAGE

 

Chemistry

 

Picture of Dr. NyeDr. Susan Nye, Synthetic Organic Chemist

susan.nyte@momentive.com

Research interests include synthetic working on new silicone products for the coatings industry. These products include adhesives (e.g. labels and postage stamps), release linings (e.g. the non-sticky paper accompanying the postage stamp), hardcoats (for headlights and other car parts, etc).

 

Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

 

Picture of Jason GoughJason Gough, NEWSChannel 13 (WNYT) Meteorologist

jgough@wnyt.com

Jason, a graduate of Albany High School, now is an on-air "weather man" for WNY NewsChannel 13. He earned his degree in Meteorology from Maryland, and has also worked in Corpus Christi (Texas), and Washington, D.C.

LINK TO HIS HOME PAGE 

 

Picture of Dr. SchwabDr. Jim Schwab, Atmospheric Chemist

schwab@asrc.cestm.albany.edu 

Senior Research Associate, Atmospheric Sciences Research Center,
University at Albany, State University of New York

 

 

Engineering & Design

 

Picture of Dr. SteinerDr. Mark Steiner, Mechanical, Aerospace, & Nuclear Engineering

steinm2@rpi.edu

His research interests include; multidisciplinary design pedagogy, product architecture, mechanical reliability, design for manufacture, and quality.

Link to his Research Page